Re: Linux 2.2.17pre20 - the for Linus edition

From: Sven Koch (
Date: Fri Aug 25 2000 - 07:57:42 EST

On Fri, 25 Aug 2000, Tom Leete wrote:

> > 2.2.17pre20
> [...]
> > 2.2.17pre14
> [...]
> > o Add /lib/modules/foo/build link as per l/k (Ted Ts'o)
> This is the first 2.2.x I've built since pre13. Am I the
> only one who got a surprise when depmod -a took 20 minutes
> to run? There was a big spill of 'not an ELF archive'
> messages, but I got a nice dependency tree for all the
> kernel object files.
> Too bad it confuses modprobe so. I suppose there's a
> modules.conf trick to exclude [build].

The trick is to update your modutils

Am I right that Documentation/Changes still says to use modutils 2.1.120
and still needs to be updated?



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